The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority is the lead intermunicipal agency working to address river-related environmental issues and concerns within the Rideau Valley watershed. Thanks to our many partners, the scope of our environmental protection work includes planning, source water protection, tackling flooding and erosion problems and researching water movement and use in the valley. We help people maintain healthy shorelines, provide advice on development-related issues and report to municipalities, agencies and the public about watershed conditions and trends. We also provide public access to natural waterfront areas, deliver community-based stewardship programs, reduce water pollution and protect fish and wildlife habitat.
Full-Time 2 Year Contract (September 2022 – September 2024)
$65,587 to $78,459 annual salary (plus benefits)
This position will work out of the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority’s main office located near Carleton Place. Candidates should ensure they have reliable transportation prior to applying.
The Regulations Inspector (Septic) ensures compliance with the Ontario Building Code and other regulations concerning septic applications. This is done by completing onsite septic inspections, evaluating applications and investigating and evaluating complaints. The Regulations Inspector (Septic) also evaluates section 28 applications, provides technical advice and assistance to committees, creates ad hoc reports and issues enforcement orders when necessary.
As the ideal candidate, you are familiar with the Ontario Building Code and are certified or are eligible to be certified as a Part 8 inspector. Additionally, you hold or are eligible to become a certified Risk Management Inspector under Part IV of the Clean Water Act. You have at least two years of relevant experience and hold a college diploma or degree in environmental science, engineering technology or a related field. You are able to interpret technical plans and documents as well as work independently and set priorities. You are comfortable working with the public and collaborating with coworkers. Additionally, you are able to work indoors and outdoors sometimes in poor weather and in potentially hazardous environments.
If you have a strong commitment to championing protection of the environment and the safeguarding of land and water resources, please send your resume and covering letter via email, no later than 4:00 p.m. Monday, August 15, 2022, to:
Rideau Valley Conservation Authority
P.O. Box 599, 3889 Rideau Valley Drive
Manotick, Ontario K4M 1A5
Fax: (613) 692-0831
Visit us on the web at www.rvca.ca.
The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority is an equal opportunity employer. The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome all applications; however, we will contact only those candidates selected for consideration. We are committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you are selected for an interview and you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.